News & Information

Health Care Assistant Day 2018

October 18, 2018 marks Health Care Assistant Day in BC. Join us in celebrating and recognizing all Health Care Assistants in your community this year, to show our appreciation for their hard work and dedication to our health care system.

2018 Proclamation

Download the Proclamation here.

Research Article: Are healthcare aides underused in long-term care?

Arain MA, Deutschlander S, Charland P. Are healthcare aides underused in long-term care? A cross-sectional study on continuing care facilities in Canada BMJ Open 2017;7:e015521. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2016-015521

New Assessment Service Evaluates Competence of Internationally Educated Health Practitioners

January 4, 2017 marked the launch of the Nursing Community Assessment Service (NCAS), a new assessment service that evaluates the competence of internationally educated health practitioners (IEPs) applying to register in British Columbia.